Princess Elizabeth lays Colours of 3rd Battalion Grenadier Guards in Manchester Cathedral.
Item title reads - Pathe News Special. The Princess in Manchester.
Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) visits Manchester and lays up Colours of 3rd Battalion Grenadier Guards in the cathedral.
M/S as Princess alights from train and is greeted by Lord Derby, she shakes hands with the Lord Mayor. M/S as Princess, Lord Mayor and Lord Derby walk along platform. L/S Guards marching past along street. M/S Guards and men from old comrades association. L/S cathedral.
M/S Princess and Lord Mayor shaking hands with clergy on steps. M/S crowds. M/S back view clergy, Princess etc., walking into cathedral. L/S crowds. Various shots guards marching past. M/S Princess, Lord Mayor and Lord Derby on saluting dais pan to band marching past. M/S royal party on dais. C/U Elizabeth.